Adult: 4mm to5mm in length. Body is a deep red colour with 14 to 18 pale cream spots. The scutellum is bordered by a distinctive cream coloured marking. The pronotum is also a deep red with a broad pale cream border and a single pale patch at the front and two pale patches at the back. It legs are deep red.
Feeds on aphids
Associate with mature pine trees
Records submitted to Data Centre in 2021
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